What Union Should Medical Associate Professionals Be In?

Authors: Brocha Goode and Emma Runswick This is the third of many pieces arising from the BMA’s Annual Representative Meeting 2019, explaining our position on the debates which occurred there. At the 2019 BMA ARM, supporters of the Broad Left brought forward a motion that the BMA should unionise Physician Associates (PAs), as well as … Read moreWhat Union Should Medical Associate Professionals Be In?

BMA Ambassador Scheme

Emma Runswick BMA ambassadors receive:− £30 GiftPay vouchers for every new member− 25% off your annual membership (if you recruit 6 new members)− a new ambassador welcome packIf you would like to become a BMA ambassador click below, send the email and we’ll do the rest. BMA email 10th April I’ve been a rep for … Read moreBMA Ambassador Scheme

Organising 101: Recruitment

This is based on the training Emma Runswick delivered for BMA Medical Student Representatives. It has some use for all of us, but the chosen examples may not fit your environment. _______________________________________________________________ My name is Emma and I’m a Trade Union Activist. As elected representatives, you are too. Our job is to build the strength … Read moreOrganising 101: Recruitment

Medical Student Rep Training

This year, the BMA Medical Students’ Committee got a new style of training for the first time. Replacing the long lectures about the internal organisation of the BMA and the library were two sections devoted to trade union work. First, we enabled new representatives to plan a little of their year: thinking about working as … Read moreMedical Student Rep Training